Updated: Aug 23, 2021
One of the most glamorous places in Greece, Mykonos is a stunning island with eye-dazzling views from every angle. It has both natural beauty and man made monuments which makes it a renowned destination for tourists. So, step into the world of beauty as we explore Mykonos! But, before we dive in, I have something special for you!
Mykonos has a total of 16 iconic windmills. Most of them were built by Venetians in the 16th century.
This island contains more than 800 churches and 80 of them are classified as historical museums.
The famous church of Paraportiani was originally four churches. The construction dates back to 1475.
Mykonos is a Greek island, part of the Cyclades. Lying between Tinos, Syros, Paros and Naxos. The island has an area of 85.5 square kilometres and rises to a height of 341 metres at its highest point. Mykonos's nickname is "The Island of the Winds" due to the very strong winds that often blow on the island.
Tourism is a major industry and Mykonos is known for its vibrant nightlife and for being a friendly destination with many establishments catering for the LGBT community. Mykonos is a popular tourist spot among millionaires and billionaires. It is also famous for it's delicious seafood and crazy party nights. The official language is Greek, but English is widely spoken.
How can I get there?
To get to Mykonos from anywhere in the world, follow these steps and enjoy the beauty of Mykonos in no time!
First, you need to book a flight to Mykonos International Airport from the place you want to go. Once you've reached Mykonos International Airport, you need to take either a taxi or a bus to Mykonos. Feel free to enjoy the beauty of Mykonos and explore the town! But if you need tips on where to start, I would suggest the best beaches which are: Agrari Beach, Fokos Beach, Agia Anna Beach and Kapari Beach.
The best hotels in Mykonos are Ilio Maris and Omnia Mykonos Boutique Hotel & Suites.
Now, saying this, I shall bid my goodbye with a little image for inspiration. But until next time, Adios!